21 September 2000
J.G.Sawkins (fl. 1868)
Cliffs at Maribiacru, Mazuruni River; and Barima River, British Guiana
the first signed with initials, inscribed and dated 'J.G.S. 1868/1st View/Cliffs of Maribiacru/Mazaruni River' (lower left), inscribed 'Cliffs of Maribiacru as 1st seen from/Mazaruni River' on the reverse, the second inscribed 'Barima - British Guiana' (lower left)
18¼ x 28in. (46.9 x 71.2cm.)
19¾ x 285/8in. (50.2 x 72.8cm.) (2)
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Sawkins was a geologist who published 'On Geology of British Guiana' in Quarterly Journal of Geological Society, London, 1871.
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